The Strength & Power From Within

Posted by Kenyora Johnson Mar 3, 2016 , , , , , , , , , , ,
Councillors Michelle Wu, Ayanna Pressley and Andrea J. Campbell with panel moderator Lauren Dezenski. Photo by Eric Haynes, Courtesy of the Edward M. Kennedy Institute

After attending yesterday’s Women in Leadership: Pathways and Possibilities event held at the Edward M. Kennedy Institute, the number one question that continued to ring in my mind was: From where do women who run for office receive their strength? There are many ways in which women receive their strength; however, from…Read More

Girl’s Leadership

Posted by Lilli Schussler Aug 8, 2014 , , , , , , , , , , , ,

This is the third installment in a six-post series about SWSG’s model and impact. In light of 10 years of strong work, this series shows the impact of SWSG’s model and connects it to current events and research about girls and women today.

Women in leadership has been a highly…Read More

Becoming a Strong Woman through my Strong Girls

Posted by SWSG Mentor Mar 3, 2014 , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Harvard University student, Rosa, shares with us the power of volunteering with Strong Women, Strong Girls through her personal Peaks & Valleys as a SWSG College Mentor. 

This is my third semester mentoring with Strong Women, Strong Girls (SWSG) and my second at the Red Oak site in Chinatown. I still remember…Read More